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Dawn Chubai

Television Host, Emcee & Award-Winning Jazz Vocalist

For the last 2 decades, Dawn Chubai has been in the public eye- be it on stage, in film or on television in homes across the country.

Toronto, Ontario, Canada


Platform Plus

Host & MC

The amount of work and cost involved in producing a major event like a convention, an awards ceremony or even a corporate Christmas party truly demands a professional "front person" to tie it all together. With several hundred events on her resume, Dawn's ability to command audience attention and keep the event on track has put her in high demand for her services as both an Emcee and Celebrity Auctioneer.


Georgia Straight | Best Local TV Personality

BC Association of Broadcasters | Broadcast Performer of Tomorrow

Alberta Recording Industry Association | Best Jazz Artist

  • Dawn is a truly talented television personality. For the past 5 years the Foundation has had the pleasure of having Dawn emcee a number of our events. Her great style, amazing personality, and superb professionalism, has been a real asset when working with her. She takes great pride in her work and really takes the time to learn about the organization she is working with. Dawn is a real assist to any event we do!

    - Associate Director, Donor Relations & Events, Richmond Hospital Foundation
  • Dawn expertly smoothes the flow of our event with personality and charm. With so many other things to think about during the evening, I know that I needn’t worry about the emcee! We look forward to working with Dawn again next year!

    - Stantec
  • Dawn has been at the center point at our fundraising events for the last several years, bringing her personality, vigor, humour and energy to her duties as MC . We have also received more positive comments about her than any other auctioneer. Truly a master at getting people to "unleash their Visa's.

    - Kanke Seafood Restaurants Ltd.
  • The task of gaining the attention of 1000 people and to remain engaging for extended periods of time alongside people who are not formally trained as speakers is a daunting one which Dawn handled with such grace. She exudes an undeniable warmth that can't help but draw you in.

    - The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver
  • Having Dawn Chubai host our annual Members' Luncheon was exceptional! She kept us on pace with her good humour and easy style.

    - Director of Operations, Terminal City Club

Summary Profile

For last 16 years before your coffee is even poured, Dawn Chubai started Vancouvers morning off with a cheerful smile and has been a Host of Breakfast Television on CityTV. Dawn’s role as a “Live Eye” Host had her doing everything from rappelling down a 20 storey building in a latex Catsuit, to flying with the Snowbirds, as well as cooking with some of the best chefs in the Lower Mainland. Dawn could also be seen on the Jumbotron as one of the In-Arena Hosts for the Vancouver Canucks.

She is currently a host for The Shopping Channel.

Not up early? Keep an eye on the big screen as well where Dawn can been seen in several film and television productions as your friendly neighbourhood nameless “Reporter”. Love a little night music?

An independent Jazz Recording Artist, Dawn Chubai also fronts her own Jazz group, performing at corporate events and recently started her own company, King Willow Management with her husband, which provides emcee and music services and specializes in media preparation for chefs, fitness professionals, winemakers and lifestyle brands.